Examples from the Web for vancouver
It probably helped that the 2010 Winter Olympics were held in Vancouver; curling is very big in Canada.
Sidorova competed in the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games when she was only 19 years old, serving as Skip for several matches.
Going into 2010 Vancouver Olympics, few expectations were on Miller.The Can't-Miss Sochi Showdown: Bode Miller And Ted Ligety|Jake Bright|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I took a trip to Vancouver and the Pacific Northwest,” Alpert revealed.
So, Kitsch returned to Vancouver with his head between his legs.‘Lone Survivor’ Taylor Kitsch’s Journey From Homelessness to Hollywood Stardom|Marlow Stern|December 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
While this Indian revival was in progress the writer had occasion to visit Vancouver.
When Devine left Vancouver a week ago, he took up a tin case he keeps the plans and patents of the Canopus in with him.A Damaged Reputation|Harold Bindloss
Next day we start down the river; pass through and over several fields of ice; reach Vancouver about the 12th of January.
So he gathered up his money and went down to Seattle, and then crossed to Vancouver.The Prairie Wife|Arthur Stringer
Vancouver was one of the greatest explorers who visited the shores of Northwestern America.
British Dictionary definitions for vancouver (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for vancouver (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for vancouver
Canadian city, settled 1865, named for the island, which was named for English navigator George Vancouver (1757-1798) who sailed with Capt. Cook and surveyed the Pacific coast in this area in 1792.